Duncan Joins HPU Admissions Office

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 17, 2015 – High Point University recently hired Mandi Duncan as an admissions counselor in the Office of Undergraduate Admissions. Duncan helps prospective students navigate the admissions process by meeting with them during campus visits, representing HPU at college fairs and reviewing college applications. Duncan’s goal as an admissions counselor at […]

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HPU Hires Horst as Admissions Counselor

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 16, 2015 – The Office of Undergraduate Admissions at High Point University recently hired Molly Horst as an admissions counselor. Horst is responsible for assisting students in Ohio, Kentucky, West Virginia and western Pennsylvania. She will guide prospective students through the HPU admissions process, answering questions and easing their transition. Horst […]

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Professor Recognized for Outstanding Paper on Business Networking in China

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 14, 2015 – An article co-authored by Dr. Patricia Swafford, associate professor of management at High Point University, won Outstanding Paper of 2014 in the Journal of Chinese Human Resource Management. The paper discusses similarities and differences in business networking in Chinese and Western cultures, an important topic for U.S. firms […]

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Alumna to Compete in Miss USA Pageant

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 8, 2015 – High Point University alumna Julia Dalton will compete for the title of Miss USA on July 12 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Dalton, a Wilmington native who graduated from HPU in 2013, currently holds the title of Miss North Carolina USA. She received a bachelor’s degree in exercise science […]

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Blast Off: Rocket Launch Concludes First-Ever STEM Camp

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 2, 2015 – Fifty-three children from the community participated in Lego fun at High Point University’s first-ever STEM camp, hosted by HPU faculty and graduate students in the School of Education. The camp began on June 22 and concluded with a rocket launch finale today where each STEM Camp student made […]

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High Point University Adds Hall to Office of Student Accounts

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 26, 2015 – The Office of Student Accounts at High Point University recently hired Wes Hall as office coordinator. Hall provides support to students and parents through the financial process. Having previously worked in outside media sales and marketing at Cumulus Media in South Carolina and then at Entercom Communications in […]

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Foster Joins Office of Student Life at High Point University

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 24, 2015 – High Point University hired Tyresa Nelson Foster as assistant coordinator of residential services in the Office of Student Life. Foster will ensure a successful residence life experience for students in the residential community through student engagement within each facility, maintenance and resource needs, and advising the Inter-Residence Council. […]

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High Point University Welcomes Nation to IT Department

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 19, 2015 – High Point University’s information technology department recently hired Coleman Nation as a computing support analyst. Nation is responsible for the upkeep and repair of systems around the HPU campus. He recently located from Maine and was previously employed at Carbonite Online Backup working as a support agent and […]

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High Point University Adds Todt to Office of Student Life

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 18, 2015 – High Point University recently hired Stephanie Todt as assistant director of campus engagement and student activities in the Office of Student Life. Todt assists with development of programming for the Student Engagement Calendar, as well as programming for Summer Experience and Welcome Week. Todt also manages the cinema, […]

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HPU Awards $10,000 at Inaugural Piano Competition

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 11, 2015 – Musicians put their talents to the test at High Point University’s inaugural piano competition June 4-6, where they competed for up to $10,000 in prizes. The three finalists – Aleksandra Kasman, Priscila Navarro and Tianpeng Yu – were selected from applicants across the United States. Aleksandra Kasman was […]

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HPU Welcomes Wojciechowski to the Office of Student Life

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 9, 2015 – The Office of Student Life at High Point University recently hired Scott Wojciechowski as the director of first-year residential education. Wojciechowski is responsible for fostering collaboration between first-year residential communities and academic affairs. He will work on building meaningful connections between the first-year seminars and the Common Experience, […]

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